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Apr 3, 2010 11:00pm EDT
on its way to moving forward. or even if west virginia was in a position to perhaps win , wirin either way, a david versus g go lieith -- goliath type feel. >> jim: no question. >> clark: and butler has been working towards this opportunity for a long time. >> jim: good feed, smith goes inside to ebanks. >> clark: one of the few times we have seen that tonight, jim, and usually west virginia will get a couple of baskets a half on that type of cut but duke has done a really good job of pressuring the ball and being in good position as a team to take away some of the curls and back cuts. >> jim: the first points of the second half for ebanks. scheyer. gets past the defenders. >> clark: everything that we talk about at the top of the telecast that west virginia needed to do, defend the 3-point shot, rebound the basketball, contain dribble penetration. [whistle] >> clark: it has not happened. >> jim: another call against thomas. how about the big three? talking about singler, smith, scheyer. for the duke blue devils. >> clark: they have all been stellar and nolan smith has done it w
CBS
Apr 7, 2010 4:30am EDT
>>> praying for a miracle. still no sign of life for four miners trapped in a west virginia mine for more than a day and a half. >>> targeting terror. the u.s. government approves the killing of an american cleric. >>> and body on board. two women are caught trying to sneak a dead man onto an airplane. sneak a dead man onto an airplane. >> he wasn't dead. captioning funded by cbs >>> good morning, thanks for joining us, i'm michelle gielan. they're praying for a miracle in west virginia this morning. a desperate effort is under way to reach four missing miners trapped by monday's coal mine explosion. the blast killed at least 25 miners. rescue crews are drilling shafts to vent deadly gases but they don't expect to break through until late today. terrell brown is in montcoal, west virginia with more. good morning, terrell. >> reporter: good morning to you. we saw a number of fire trucks racing back toward that coal mine this morning. apparently there was a brushfire on or near the property. no word this morning on how serious that was. meanwhile rescuers continue to work to save t
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Apr 12, 2010 7:00pm EDT
. >> couric: hardly. in other news, one week after the explosion at a west virginia coal mine, the last of the bodies are now being recovered. now the focus is shifting to how the disaster happened and who might be to blame. jim axelrod is in charleston, west virginia. >> reporter: at a memorial this afternoon, west virginia's governor tried to soothe the spirits broken by the nation's deadliest mining disaster in 40 years. >> when someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. we have 29 treasures. 29 treasures. >> reporter: an army of pastors has been busy at church as much ass and funerals across the state since saturday morning when west virginia's worst fears were confirmed and the last four missing miners were found dead. >> we did not receive the miracle that we prayed for. >> reporter: it turns out rescue workers had walked right past three of the four missing miners' bodies in their very first trip into the mine, right after the explosion a week ago. >> there was so much smoke and the conditions were so dire at that time with dust in the air that they apparen
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Apr 10, 2010 6:00am EDT
>>> coming up next on eyewitness news saturday morning, news out of west virginia. the search is over, the rescue operation for four missing miners has come to an end. what rescue workers discovered overnight. >>> end the call, talking on your cell phone while driving will soon cost you. when the ban will go in effect. >>> home opener let down, fans back orioles park, but leave disappointed as the birds let another one slip away. >>> a chilly start to your saturday. meteorologist tim williams is here with an updated look at the first warning weather forecast. eyewitness news saturday morning starts now. >>> good morning,. welcome to eyewitness news saturday, i'm gigi barnett. >>> i'm tim williams. it's a cool start. good morning to. >>> you chilly, cool,. >> all the cs as opposed to the hs, hazy, hot and humid. temperatures on target for where we should be this time of year. we have a few clouds out there. you see a lot of blue. a lot of sunshine. good day to be outside without being too hot. not the really warm temperatures we had earlier in the week. no 90s. we are closer to on
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Apr 6, 2010 4:30am EDT
>>> tragedy. 25 dead, four still missing in a west virginia coal mine in the worst u.s. mining disaster in decades. >>> tiger's take. tiger woods prepares for the masters after facing the media at augusta. >> i take full responsibility for what i've done and i don't take that lightly. >>> and on top of the world. duke's blue devils beat the butler bulldogs for their fourth ncaa title. >> and duke is the king of the dance 2010. >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for tuesday, april 6th, >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for tuesday, april 6th, 2010. captioning funded by cbs >>> good morning. thanks for joining us. i'm michelle gielan. a coal mine explosion in west virginia has killed at least 25 miners at a coal mine with a history of safety issues. it's the worst mine disaster in this country since 1984. at least four other miners are missing, trapped more than 1,000 feet underground. the rescue operations at the upper big branch mine have been suspended due to a buildup of methane gas. the explosion struck the mine yesterday afternoon. steve dunlop has more. >> reporter: siren
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Apr 20, 2010 11:00pm EDT
deprived. >> somehow we managed. >>> let's take a look at radar, we have some rain across virginia, and it's moving slowly but surely toward the north to northeast. there you see it across rowanock now. periods of rain as that low approaches. 53degrees right now, temperatures are going to drop a little bit more tonight. no winds, barometer currently holding steady. southern virginia temps, 45 oakland, ocean city. it is going to continue to get a little moist. very light winds across the entire region. most of the day they've been out of the south southwest. but tomorrow, they'll continue to bring more moisture out of the south. this low is moving to the east primarily across the north carolina and virginia border. you may pick up a .10. it will be cloudy all day long and you may see periods of rain. right now if this continues moving to the east and doesn't extend to the north, we will not see as much rain for at all. the weak front will pass us on thursday. may bring us a brief sprinkle and plenty of sunshine and milder temps for friday. saturday night yet another system coming to the
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Apr 11, 2010 8:00am EDT
obama is calling for a deep investigation into the mine blast in west virginia. he says that the probe must be thorough and people need to be held accountable. the task of bringing bodies out of the mine have started. 29 of the miners died instantly in the methane explosion. >> there was a bomb i can't explain, they bombed the brotherhood. >> the company had been cited in the past for safety issues. >>> a successful saturday session in the general assembly as lawmakers approve a budget. the house of delegates vote to approve a budget voting on a mix of cuts. they're facing $2 billion short fall. and the eastern shore murder of sarah foxwell has pushed for tougher penalties. >>> turning now to sports, another game, another loss for the orioles. try and try as they might, the orioles didn't put up much of a fight at camden yards. he pitched 7 1/3 shutout innings. the o's lose 3-0 in this one. orioles star second baseman roberts didn't play last night because of this slide into second base on friday, he strained a muscle and they're considering placing him on the 15-day disabled lis
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Apr 26, 2010 4:00pm EDT
of virginia. that is headed pretty much in your direction. you can look for similar activity moving your way. we'll probably see more showers until at least nine or 10:00 tonight, but good news on the horizon tomorrow. all right, bob, good to hear that. stay with wjz for complete coverage for instant updates on the forecast and a look at the incredible damage done by the tornado. log onto wjz.com. new details today about a police involved shooting in glen burnie. >>reporter: police are identifying the anne arundel county officer who advertised and then shot a man. after he tazed him. >> the officer is a three year veteran of the police department. >>> a young woman struck and killed in rose dale is identified today. police say the 17-year-old was pushing her two-year-old in a stroller and had just crossed philadelphia road when she was hit. the driver of the 19907 ford pickup truck stopped to help. the child was not hurt. charges are pending, though, against the driver. 45-year-old. >>> a shocking report about the state of the nation's health. in tonight's health watch report, sandr
CBS
Apr 20, 2010 4:00pm EDT
opposed to the rockets. >>> still ahead, safety on the rails, the governor's of maryland, virginia and d.c. afraid of the metro system. what they're planning to do. >>> coming up, local researchers found a way to speed up the detection of dangerous organisms, buying time that could save lives. >>> lucky to be alive. the freak accident, a horse managed to survive. >>> it's a sunny, mild, calm afternoon, things can change. get your updated forecast. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >>> a series of mistakes by a california couple ends with the baby dead in the car. they left the baby in the car for 13 hours because each thought the other brought the baby inside. they found the baby, it was 78 degrees outside but the heat inside the car was must worse. >>> a horse in tennessee is a walking miracle. a horse returned home after being impaled by a tree limb. after several surgeries, he was allowed to go home to his own barn. >> a new tool to fight bio terrorism is tested and it could save lives by saving crucial time. it's won. >>> a sampling device. >> it works rapidly, it takes on the order of 30 minutes t
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Apr 20, 2010 6:00pm EDT
southern west virginia. greensboro, charlotte. just approaching charleston, west virginia. and by tomorrow morning, we will see light rain in the region. and on and off during the day tomorrow. most of this will pass across virginia. we'll be in the northern fringe of that, seeing some rain in our area, tomorrow afternoon. into the evening hours. before it clears out late tomorrow night. look at temperatures. still another mild day. our normal high is 66, 67. that's where we are right now. 66, 68 in washington. a little more sun, south of d.c. 62 in oakland. not too bad out there. and 57 off the water. cooling down in ocean city. still very dry. dew point is down to mid-30s. clouds coming down late tonight. we're going to have to get moist before we see the rain coming down. winds very, very light. they have been out of the south and southwest. here's that little system over portions of northern virginia. it's heading across the carolinas with the rain. now it's in the western carolinas. southwestern virginia getting light rain. all of this is moving off to the east/northeast. just south o
CBS
Apr 6, 2010 12:00pm EDT
west virginia coal mine. terrell brown reports on the deadliest coal mining accident in this country since 1984. >> reporter: poisonous gas is keeping workers from rescuing workers inside a coal mine. >> the conditions were to a point where they were risking their own lives in an attempt to get in. >> reporter: the hound is holding on to hope that the men are still alive. the families of 25 other miners are slowly getting word that the loved ones did not survive the massive underground explosion. ben lost her father. he was five weeks away from returning. >> we were his life. coal mining came next. >> reporter: the explosion happened 30-miles south of charleston. the mine has a history of safety problems for not properly ventilating highly combustible methane gas. right now crews are working to release the toxic gases. right now they are hoping later it will be safer to go back inside to rescue the men. >> it will be later today before we can get back in. >> reporter: before the crews evacuated the mine they reached an air-tight rescue chamber and found it empty. it is possible the m
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Apr 23, 2010 12:00pm EDT
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Apr 23, 2010 11:00pm EDT
virginia, west virginia, this batch is going to slow its spread to the east. by tomorrow afternoon, do expect to see some rain. it's going to take a little while for the moisture to move in. maybe a thundershower with that front close to the area on sunday afternoon. it may linger into monday, even tuesday. southwest winds 59 knots. tonight, partly cloudy skies later on. 46 by morning. a lot of clouds tomorrow, probably light rain popping up in the afternoon. high of 58 degrees. the next five days a risk of more showers on sunday. maybe some thunder. it will not rain this entire period. we'll probably see periods that will be cloudy. but we will have a risk of showers and 60s back here by next wednesday. >> check in with andrea fujihi starting at 6:00 a.m. for the updated first warning weather forecast. >>> and the o's are trying to right the ship as they take on the red sox. stan has the highlights next in sports. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >>> finally action for the ravens in the draft. >> once round two commenced on a love lovely friday afternoon. and the ravens chose washington. she's stro
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Apr 8, 2010 4:30am EDT
. rescue crews plan to enter a west virginia coal mine this morning to search for four missing miners. >>> and tee time. tiger woods returns to golf today at the masters as nike releases a new commercial using the voice of his late father. >> did you learn anything? >> this is the "cbs morning news" for thursday, april 8, >> this is the "cbs morning news" for thursday, april 8, 2010. captioning funded by cbs >>> good morning. thanks for joining us. i'm michelle gielan. we begin this morning with another airline security scare. this time what appears to have been a very bad joke triggered a bomb scare on board a united airlines flight. the jet landed safely. the passengers are fine. and no explosives were found. >> reporter: emergency vehicles surrounded united flight 663 when it landed in denver about 7:00 last night. the 757 with 163 people on board was traveling from washington to denver when the trouble began. a man identified as a low level diplomat from cutter apparently tried to sneak a smoke in the bathroom. when he was confronted by the flight crew, he reportedly quipped that
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Apr 8, 2010 11:00pm EDT
. we still have several hours where we'll see rain activity. moving in from virginia it's pretty much ended. areas of light to moderate rain on the eastern shore, a batch moving your direction and around dc as well, moving east to northeast. so till about 2:00 or 2:30, -- >> okay, bob, thank you. >>> what started as traffic trouble, turned into more for one man. that's because he filmed and posted it on you tube. >> reporter: the bikerdecided to postthe video on you tube. when the state police saw the posting and reopened the investigation. >> get off the motorcycle, get off the motorcycle. get off the motorcycle. state police. >> reporter: this video is causing a stir online with state police and now the hartford county state's attorney. an unmarked trooper car pulled him over for speeding. >> i was afraid, i felt the person at that time i didn't know was an officer was going to shoot me. >> reporter: the man could be in trouble because he posted the video on you tube. >> i posted it on you tube, because my mother was upset about the whole situation, and he pulled a gun at me i didn'
CBS
Apr 6, 2010 11:00pm EDT
in decades. >> we're tough people here in virginia, we'll make it. >> tonight, the effort to rescue the miners. >>> the pain of the last 22 hours drags on for a tiny town in west virginia. 24 miners are dead, four are still misses after an explosion in a mine. tonight, the town hangs on to hope hoping the miners will survive. >> reporter: the people of the town are praying for a miracle. >> we join together, that's what we do. >> reporter: in these hills, two drills operating side by side are boring down 1100 feet to ventilate toxic gases. so rescuers can go back inside the upper big branch mine where four workers are still missing. >> we cannot do anything more at this time, we cannot enter the mines without putting people at risk. >> reporter: the town is already grieving the loss of 25 miners who died in the massive underground explosion monday afternoon. it's the worse mining accident in the u.s. since 1984. >> i'm just really sad. my brother is gone. >> reporter: many families are still holding on to hope their loved ones could be among the missing and possibly still alive. so
CBS
Apr 7, 2010 7:00pm EDT
still be alive. national correspondent jim axelrod is in montcoal, west virginia, tonight. jim, are rescuers making any progress? >> reporter: maggie, high levels of poisonous gases continue to hamper the rescue effort, but once it's safe, the rescue teams can get back in the mines, it should take less than two hours for them to get to the area they believe the four missing miners might be. this is one of five holes being drilled into the upper big branch mine to vent a toxic mix of methane and carbon dioxide and allow the rescue effort to resume. >> when the rescue teams are prepared, they're charged up, ready to go. and they'll go in a moment's notice. >> reporter: officials are now focused on three of the five drill sights, all 1,100 feet down where the lethal gas is being vented. two sites are near an air-tight refuge center stocked with enough food and water to last four days where they hope to find three miners. they believe the fourth miner is no more than a thousand feet away near the third drill sight. >> we're hoping someone had the ability-- and we had no way of knowing t
CBS
Apr 20, 2010 4:30am EDT
virginia side of the potomac river is as close as gun laws would allow these demonstrators to get to where they most want their message heard, the white house and capitol hill. critics worry that guns at rallies and inflammatory rhetoric could lead to violence. >> they've mixed the gun message with this anti-health care and anti-tax message, so that it seems that like guns are sort of a defense against this tyrannical government that's overreaching. >> reporter: the so-called open carry rallies have been cropping up around the country. not all gun rights groups think they're a good idea. some steered clear. and made the same political points -- >> we've got to take this country back from the socialists running congress. >> reporter: -- at a larger unarmed second amendment rally at the washington monument. joel brown, cbs news, arlington, virginia. >>> new details are out about a school spying case in pennsylvania. a suburban philadelphia school district is acknowledging that it secretly took 56,000 images from school laptops issued to students. one student is suing the district. he c
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Apr 7, 2010 7:00am EDT
missing miners in west virginia since you got back from there, harry. >> we spoke with the governor late yesterday before we came home, and they don't really think they're going to get down in there until sometime much later today. >> well, let's bring you up to date on the rescue efforts. it is a race against time this morning to try to find those four miners after monday's deadly explosion. cbs news national correspondent jim axelrod is at the scene this morning where the governor has just wrapped up a news conference. good morning, jim. >> reporter: well, good morning, maggie. and emergency workers right now, who are drilling into this mine to try to vent toxic gas and allow rescue workers inside, have now punched through on one of three holes that they need to get through to do that. they'll try to punch through on two and three by early this afternoon, and at that point make the determination, if it's now safe enough to, indeed, allow those rescue workers in. in an early morning news conference, officials provided the latest update from rural west virginia. >> we did not get any res
CBS
Apr 6, 2010 5:00pm EDT
virginia mine where 25 workers died and four are missing. >> god bless them. they're out there giving all they have. it's a slow process. >> reporter: teams must drill down more than 2500 feet to venerate the gases that are trapped. the energy company's upper big branch nine has a history of violations for not properly ventilating highly combustible gas. a massive explosion sent emergency crews racing there during monday afternoon's shift change. >> it's quite evident something went very wrong here. >> they said a carbon monoxide warning was the first hint of trouble. >> reporter: because some of the bodies were still inside, not all victims were identified. and this tight knit community is praying for a miracle. >> by golly, if i'm on that side of the table. and that's my father or brother or my uncle or my cousin, i'm going to have hope. >> reporter: michelle mckinney got word last night that she lost her father, benny willingham. the 62-year-old was just five weeks from retirement. >> we want him back here with us. but i know where he's at. he's up there with all of the angel. >> r
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Apr 23, 2010 4:00pm EDT
across west virginia. around roanoke, light stuff. and further to the west and south, just a whole complex of showers. looks like saturday afternoon, some rain showers move in. we'll be much cooler. and additional chances of rain for sunday, monday, and maybe even tuesday. don? >> thank you very much. let's check on the roads now with kristy breslin at wjz traffic control. kristi i heard you were working. and i thought i'd come in, too. >> good afternoon, don. thanks. i feel honored. unfortunately, the weather is holding out but traffic is not. it is going to be a difficult ride home. left lane blocked. traffic backed up to 795. delay is 20 minutes. north side inner loop. that's at a crawl. you're looking at almost 50 minutes to get by. as for 95 in the northbound direction, still slow there from caton avenue to the beltway. traffic sluggish on the harrisburg expressway in the southbound direction. that's from pedonia to the beltway. in parkville, taylor avenue. and moving to the city, we have too many accidents there to name. but just to include a few. south fulton at ramsey. and
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Apr 8, 2010 12:00pm EDT
decades is planned for friday. kathryn brown, cbs news, raleigh county, west virginia. >>> most acknowledge they don't expect to find the miners alive and the poisonous gases filled the tunnels since monday afternoon's blast. >>> there's a bomb scare near washington and ron has the latest. >> reporter: well, high, jessica, it started when a diplomat lit up a cigarette from a bathroom in an airplane bound for denver. he was asked about the smell of smoke and he joked he was trying to light his shoes. the air marshalls restrained him and the plane landed safely. no explosives were found during the search of the plane. >>> thank you, ron. authorities say he'll not face charges. >>> here, another warm day with temperatures into the 80s. taking a live look outside and we'll anticipate rain. and we're live with the complete coverage. marty bass is outside and tim williams is in the weather center. >>> well, marty wasn't calling the home run shot, he was pointing to something he'll tell you about in a second. we're talking about the first warning doppler weather radar and this is comin
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Apr 13, 2010 12:00pm EDT
miners killed in west virginia have been recovered. a spokeswoman says that the last bodies are at a medical examiner's office. it paves the way for federal investigators to enter the mine. >>> another blow to toyota's reputation. consumer reports gave the lexus gx 460 a rare don't buy warning. they say it could rollover due to a delay. four engineers tested the same problem and consumer research says they're investigating the matter. >> the astronauts on discovery completed their third and final space walk. they finished a storage tank and they ran into a few problems including a stuck valve. discovery will depart on saturday and return to earth on monday. and still ahead, as you take another live look outside, stick around, the complete first warning forecast 2 1/2 minutes away and first, the midday stocks and followed by the multimatch numbers. ,,,,,,,,,, [ male announcer ] this year, get the most out of your lawn with the fertilizer that gives you the most for your money. scotts turf builder. it has what other fertilizers don't. scotts patented all in one granule. every key nutri
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Apr 2, 2010 5:00pm EDT
virginia is another school with an intriguing pedigree. mountaineers are in the final four for the first time in more than 50 years. they will take on duke. and this reminder, you can see the final four here on wjz. the action tips off with butler, michigan state tomorrow evening, followed by west virginia against duke. blue devils, the last of the tournament's top seed. championship game, monday night. you can see that here as well. >> thank you, mark. >>> and still ahead on wjz's eyewitness news. >>> two teens are behind bars after a fight at a local mall. i'm geeee -- gigi barnett at baltimore county headquarters. baltimore county headquarters. a live report is just t ,, [ male announcer ] how do the editors of consumers digest determine if a car is a best buy? first they drive it in the real world. and put it through its paces. they rate its fit and finish. and the amenities inside. they factor in purchase price and operating costs, fuel economy and resale value. in short, they do what you do to test its quality. the consumers digest best buys from chevy. put them to your own t
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Apr 23, 2010 6:00pm EDT
period of time. >> reporter: republicans have seats in massachusetts, and virginia. >> ehrlich's campaign says we have a policy of not commenting on polls. >> i welcome him to this race. >> reporter: o'malley's campaign says he expects the campaign to be hard fought. among women, he holds a 19% lead. among men, it's ehrlich by 17%. and among those unaffiliated with any party, ehrlich is up 40%. >> this, by all accounts, is a bad year for democrats. but it's a long time until november. >> the rematch is on. >> and a lot of people know these candidates. they have very passionate feelings about them. the poll bore that out. as for mr. o'malley. 22% view him very favorably. but 24% have very unfavorable views of him. as for former governor ehrlich, 27% have strong favorable views. and 27% have strong unfavorable views. mr. o'malley will officially kick off his campaign with a series of events. >> thank you very much, mike. we'll give you one more set of numbers. the poll also says 50% approve of o'malley's job performance. 58% disapprove. >>> an anne arundel county officer opens fire
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Apr 5, 2010 6:00pm EDT
. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >>> we are following some breaking news out of west virginia. six people are dead and 21, unaccounted for, following an explosion at a mine near charles ston. it happened around 3:00 this afternoon, at an underground coal mine. 30 miles south of charleston. we have no other information available right now. we will bring you more as soon as it comes in. >>> the maryland general assembly is getting down to the wire with less than a week until sine die. lawmakers are doing everything they can to push through important legislation. derek valcourt reports on the legislation today. >> reporter: a couple of thousand bills introduced at the start of the session. but so far, only a few dozen have made it out of both chambers. for the rest of the bills, it comes down to the wire. >> for lawmakers in annapolis, this is when things start getting hectic. >> there's always a rush at the end. if it were 60 days, it would be the same, i think. >> reporter: and right now, there's lots of unfinished business. maryland's teachers waiting to find out if they will extend the two-year proba
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Apr 14, 2010 5:00pm EDT
virginia tags. anyone with information should contact county police. >>> in tonight's school watch report, millions of dollars flash from city schools. now, parents fear the proposed cuts could put the health and safety of students in danger. wjz is live at city school headquarters tonight. gigi barnett has more for us. >> as city leaders shuffle their budgets. school leaders are scrambling to save theirs. and the first on the chopping block may be school crossing guards and nurses. >>> before class, a crossing guard is one of the first school workers to greet students. it's the same thing after school. >> you're welcome. >> reporter: but now, dozens of them are in danger of losing their position. and parents are concerned. >> they've got to change their mind on that one. it's much, much too scary to think they won't be there. >> the other morning, there was a car that was clearly going to run the yellow. and the crossing guard went right out there. and seem really protective. >>> also on the chopping block are six school nursing centers. school leaders say without it, some students won't
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Apr 8, 2010 6:00pm EDT
everyone else who has converged. >> in west virginia, about all we can do is pray or see people. >> but this tragedy has touched their life, too. >> they had students whose fathers were killed in monday's monday's explosion. >> it was just horrible. >> with today's setback, their wait for answers drags on. in raleigh county, west virginia, kathryn kathryn brown, wjz eyewitness news. >>> most said they didn't expect to find any of the missing miners,a alive. poisonous gas filled the mine since monday. >>> bruce redmond is a suspect in his wife's death in the mexican city of cancun. the body of monica redmond was found dead earlier at a sewer, at the place where the family was on vacation. she was reported missing earlier this week. tuesday, redmond told police his wife left the hotel and never returned. so far, he is only a suspect and has not been charged. >>> the brother of nancy kerrigan is charged in the death of their father. police say 45-year-old mark kerrigan attacked their father, during an argument over the use of the telephone. family members say they do not blame mark for the
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Apr 23, 2010 5:00pm EDT
. workers at the listen burg, virginia -- lynchburg, virginia post office knew something wasn't right when the package started wiggling. the post master got a warrant to open the package. and a ferret was inside. didn't take long for a local couple to take him home after he was put up for adoption. >>> counter fitting-- counterfeiting, fraud and an abandoned child. a boy left abandoned at a cathedral. >>> the massive budget deficit. metro has ambitious plans to make it up. and it may cost us. check in for these stories and all of the day's breaking news. coming up all new at 6:00. >>> a boardwalk landmark in ocean city celebrates its 100th anniversary. dolly's has been serving up homemade treats, with salt water taffy, and assorted chocolate since 1910. they make 3,000 pounds of taffy a day. long-time customers say they hope the store sticks around for another 100 years. absolutely. that looks good. >> one of the stories that makes you hungry. >> it does. absolutely. >>> eyewitness sports is coming up next. stan is out at the owings mills complex tonight. stan? >> mary, the ravens' top bra
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Apr 23, 2010 4:30am EDT
it safe. terry mccarthy, cbs news, ashburn, virginia. >>> a man went from minimum wage to a multimillionaire overnight. 29-year-old chris shaw won this week's power ball lottery jackpot worth a whopping $258 million. he purchased the winning ticket at the convenience store where he works as a clerk. yesterday shaw, who until recently had only $29 in his bank account, said he planned to use his winnings to take care of business. >> pay off some debts first, you know. that's the first thing. got some electric bill and gas bill and stuff like that to pay for. i'm just a regular guy, work paycheck to paycheck. >> shaw is also considering buying a new hot rod, boat and taking his three children and his girlfriend's two children to disney world. >>> this morning on "the early show," a live interview with chris shaw. i'm emily smith. morning on "the early show," a live interview with chris shaw. i'm emily smith. and tortilla strips. h, add grilled chicken, and finish it with crispy quesadilla wedges. the quesadilla explosion salad is part of our entree plus an appetizer pairings fo
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Apr 18, 2010 6:30pm EDT
virginia and we'll see breezes again and bringing us dry conditions and the low is to the north east. we'll talk about it coming up. >>> friends with two legs and four stepped out in druid hill park today. and the spca held a march for animals and some came out with the walkethon, there are also scaly animals enjoying the action with a hat on. i've never seen that before. well, it raises money for homeless animals around the area. >>> minutes away, more violence at the mexican border. this man hits the gas and leads the police on a race. >>> a tax free retail week is underway in baltimore, i'm tim williams and we'll have more on what that means to the economy. coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >>> a border check turns dangerous. investigators say that a driver in his 50s arrived from mexico with no identification and the police asked him to pull into an inspection area and he sped away and crashed into the barrier and he ran into reverse and hit an agent and the suspect suffered a gunshot wound. >>> and while the pope meets with victims of clerical sexual abuse today. >> they'll pray for m
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Apr 27, 2010 12:00pm EDT
in virginia. the contractor provides aerospace, electronics and shipbuilding services that employs 120,000 people. >>> beautiful day today. live look outside right now. blue skys and clouds moved back in. wait until you see the forecast for the days to come. we are live with complete first warning coverage for you, marty bass in the outback, and burn bernadette woods woods live if the weather center. >> five day later in the show. here is a preview, what we are dealing with is no rain. it is all moved out of the picture. what we have been dealing is now up over new england there is this storm passing by just to our southwest. we will get some clouds as we head through the afternoon. show you on the satellite radar t rain around through the overnight in to the early morning hours, but in the last couple of hours that's got ant of here, clouds mixing with sunshine. west there are clouds associated with the second storm. we will see some of that as we head through the afternoon. over the next few days, big changes coming up. here is marty. >> okay so what we is a pretty good amount of
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Apr 2, 2010 11:00pm EDT
evening, butler battles michigan state followed by west virginia duke. winners meet monday night for the title. you can also see that here on wjz. zack schroder makes a run for the net, all tied at 12. about a minute to go they go toover to overtime. less than a minute in, georgetown scores. >>> rene hopkins on the left, jones jr. on the right. both at 175 pounds. they square off in the ring tomorrow night. this is a rematch of their first meeting that jones won 17 years ago. hopkins is now 45, jones is 41. and he called hopkins an old man. i wouldn't call either it's definitely expensive having a growing family. and it's something that you think about. we try to be conscious of that and plan out our meals so that we can feed everyone on a budget. at giant, we know saving money is important. every time you shop with your card, you can enjoy thousands of real deal savings and weekly specials. like super g spiral sliced ham, $1.28 a pound, and beef rib roast, $4.99 a pound. this weekend only. it makes me feel good because we're saving money. and that works for me. only with your giant
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Apr 4, 2010 10:30am EDT
, pennsylvaniaed on west virginia. >> schieffer: you think it could be a civilian trial. >> osgood: the >> they could do did on the naval base and a criminal trial and it raise as a host of other concerns and why not leave it in a military commission maybe off the coast of florida. >> i think they could be tried at guantanamo. with one thing have you to remember the trials are largely for show whether they're in the civilian or military court because the administration made it clear, there's no way no matter the vermon verdict that going to walk free and in the end it could be the administration ends up with the same kind of enemy combatant ill-defined policy the bush administration had. >> that's part of the problem. they wanted to distinguish themselves and at the same time the difficulty is trying to convince the rest of the american population that having this domestic trial is best suited for them and you don't know what the terrorists show you and the return to american home-grown terror is the real news not that militia in michigan are sprouting wings but they paved the path. >>
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Apr 2, 2010 4:30am EDT
by west virginia versus duke. two of those teams will play for the championship on monday night. >>> when we return, another look at this morning's top stories. and holding court. president obama talks health care and hoops with our own harry smith. ♪ ladies, raise your spoons. now there's nothing left standing between you and a satisfying breakfast. introducing special k® low-fat granola. with 50% less fat than the leading granola... and 5 grams of fiber per serving, it's a satisfying way to help you manage your weight. special k® low-fat granola -- a taste of freedom. to finish what you started today. for the aches and sleeplessness in between, there's new motrin pm. no other medicine, not even advil pm, is more effective for pain and sleeplessness. new motrin pm. [ slap! : -[ slap! slap! slap! slap! ] -ow, ow! [ male announcer ] your favorite foods fighting you? fight back fast with tums. calcium rich tums goes to work in seconds. nothing works faster. ♪ tum ta tum tum tums >>> here's a look at today's weather. powerful thunderstorms will be developing across the southe
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Apr 23, 2010 6:00am EDT
virginia courtroom today. they fired on navy ships and in one case, the navy sent the pirates ablaze. international forces are stepping up patrols and trying to reduce the attacks by 30%. >> in a few days, a new rule will take affect for airlines. it prohibits them from keeping passengers in planes on the tarmac for more than three house. both the obama administrations turned the exemptions down. large numbers of flights may have to be canceled because of the new rule. >> in sports, the ravens went on the clock and never made a pick in the first round draft. plus, an additional one in the fourth round. that gives the ravens a total of seven picks. the raven's gm says it was an easy decision. >>> now, we have seven picks in the draft, and we've always felt this was a draft that was ben i shall to us if we could have multiple picks and now, we have them. >> and the broncos used the picks to take tebow. that's a big surprise because of the uncertainty with his potential and no surprise as the rams picked bradford from oklahoma. >> and the orioles are hoping for surprises as they won a w
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Apr 7, 2010 6:00am EDT
money and four are missing at a west virginia coal mine. no one's giving up hope, it's possible that the missing made it. >> i believe in the power of prayer with all of my heart and i've seen it work. >> reporter: before the crews can re-enter the mine and continue the search, it must be cleared of poison gas and ventilation holes will be drilled. it's not as simple as setting up on a mountain and penetrating 1100 feet and hitting where you want to hut. it has to be a 25-foot area. >> they've been in trouble for ventilating the gas. >> we've worked with the agencies to make the mines safe. >> reporter: that's little constellation for the close nit community. >> we have to depend on the lord, that's all you can do. this is a great loss to the family. one family lost an uncle and two nephews. >>> a total of 61 miners were in the mine monday. >>> toyota executives knew about the acceleration problems months before the guidelines were posted for the sticking pedals months before the u.s. was warned. and instead, they said they were conducting a recall for loose floor mats. they're facin
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Apr 19, 2010 4:00pm EDT
problems, act daily. >>> a former virginia tech student will spend the rest of his life behind bars for decapitateing a classmate. he was sentenced to life without parol afterpleading guilty. he attacked the 22-year-old while they had coffee because she rejected his advances. >>> two bombs explode hours a part and 23 people are dead. a suicide bomber targeted those and both officers and protesters were kill. another bomb went off outside of a school. it's been one of the pakistan cities hardest hit by al-qaida attacks. >> survivors are still pulled from the rubble in china, an incredible five days after an earthquake. >>> more than two hundred still missing, rescuers are working around the clock. they pulled survivors free after they were trapped after a wrecked building. a four-year-old salesgirl four- year-old -- girl alive. the snow forecast for the next few days, soldiers working to reconstruct buildings for survivors. denise. >> the president flew into the earthquake region over the weekend and vowed to rebuild homes and schools and urged crews to continue their efforts to find any
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Apr 7, 2010 5:00pm EDT
from entering a west virginia coal mine to search for survivors of a deadly explosion. rescue crews are waiting for gas levels to recede, to begin searching for four workers who were missing for four days. 25 people have already died in the worst mining accident in more than two decades. rescuers are still not sure when it will be unsafe to -- safe to enter the mine. >>> new developments in the case of a florida woman accused of killing her own daughter. more on the evidence against casey anthony. >> reporter: according to new documents, two fellow inmates say anthony told them, she sometimes drug said her -- drug said her daughter caylee when she wanted to go to a party. one officer also said that her remains were wrapped inside a garbage bag. but that information was not public knowledge at the time anthony supposedly said it. caylee anthony disappeared in june 2008. but her mother didn't report her missing for a month. casey anthony was charged with her murder that october. >> casey anthony's murder trial was set to begin in 2011. >>> federal officials say a maryland man is arres
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Apr 17, 2010 6:00am EDT
and over it's a virginia and the rest of us drying out. we'll have the five day first warning weather in a home. >>> a registered sex offender pled guilty for killing two teens. he pleaded guilty to raping and killing a girl in march and he lead the authorities to another body. the familys are relieved. >> i'm thankful for the work put forth by the da's office and the defense team. >> he pleaded guilty and they won't seek the death penalty, he'll be in prison without patrol. >>> real life drama for danny glover. he was one of 11 people taken into custody because of a labor union protest. the union says they were protesting the dexo food services unfair and illegal treatment of workers. >>> there's new evidence against a pennsylvania school district that uses web cams to spy on students. they captured 400 photos of a 15-year-old student and one of them of the boy sleeping in his bed. there were also e-mails discussed watching the students. they only used the web cams to track stolen computers they said. >>> and a group of 5th graders performed heart surgery on a fake patient -- it was
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Apr 25, 2010 9:00am EDT
under water. at a memorial in west virginia this afternoon, president obama will deliver a eulogy for victims of the upper big branch mine disaster. 29 workers died in the april 5 explosion, the country's worst mining accident in 38 years. demonstrators gathered in phoenix last night to protest arizona's new immigration law. that law authorizes police to stop anyone suspected of being in the u.s. illegally. critics fear it will lead to profiling. now for today's weather. yesterday's storms will give way to sun and above normal temperatures in the south. occasionally heavy rains will fall from the ohio valley to the southeast. the last days of the month will bring scattered april showers in the north and it should stay dry and warm down south. so, are decisions based on reason or emotion? you decide. next. and later, author kitty kelley next. and later, author kitty kelley takes on oprah winfrey.,, gecko: uh, you wanted to see me sir? boss: come on in, i had some other things you can tell people about geico - great claims service and a 97% customer satisfaction rate. show people really
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Apr 6, 2010 7:06pm EDT
west virginia. >> it's the way of life of appalachia, the majority. it provides a great income so you can raise your family and do the things you want to do. i mean, if you... you have to leave the state to get an income that is sufficient as that and you know the hazards and what might happen everyday that you go in. >> reporter: 15,000 west virginiaens work in active underground mine. most shifts run between 10 and 12 hours. relatives learn to live with the fear but they never fully get used to it. as a mom, what is it like to have a son who goes in the mines everyday? >> it's hard. it's real hard. >> reporter: the children of gary quarrels are learning that all too well. they'll miss the man everyone called spanky who died in the explosion at the age of 33. >> it breaks your heart. it breaks your heart. this could be me waiting for news. and my heart goes out to them. >> reporter: the tragic stories of the victims are just starting to emerge here. take the davis family. tim davis, sr., and two of his nephews, corey davis and josh napper all died together yesterday. harry? >> sm
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Apr 25, 2010 6:00pm EDT
. and a memorial service for coal miners killed in west virginia. the president promises safer working conditions in the future. and leaving their mark, what the scribbles left by young g.i.s on troop ships reveal about the vietnam war. >> this is the "cbs evening news" with russ mitchell. >> mitchell: and good evening. the cleanup and search for survivors continues tonight in the south. yesterday's string of tornadoes cut path of destruction from louisiana to georgia. hardest hit, yazoo city, mississippi, where at least ten were killed and 21 were taken to the hospital. tonight authorities believe the damage there was caused by one tornado. don teague is in yazoo city with the latest. don, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, russ. national guard troops and state police are patrolling the streets of yazoo city tonight as residents here begin the process of cleaning up after a path of destruction that crosses the entire state. the day after a deadly tornado tore across yazoo city, mississippi, there are parts of this town that, like the roof of francine cox's house, are simply gone
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Apr 5, 2010 11:30pm EDT
taking about his scandal. >>> deadly mind disaster. others missing in west virginia nationwide insurance, let me hear it. i've never had an accident. is there anything you can do for me ? yeah, i'm here with liz. i need a brilliant idea right now. guys ! i just gagged. here it is. deductible. take $50 off. wait. take $100 off for every year she doesn't have an accident... ... and call it vanishing deductible. hook, line, sinker. done. >>> deadly mine explosions, dozens of people are dead after an explosion in west virginia. >> good evening i'm denise koch. >> and vic carter. >>> sirens screamed toward the upper big bend mine. and people feared the worse. >> my brother called and he said if ambulances were going past my house. because it's a coal mining community. and when you hear so many ambulances, there has to be something wrong. >> reporter: dozens of ambulances were heading toward charleston, west virginia. >> it's a rescue operation. they have 96 hours of oxygen in there. so we have time on our side. >> reporter: officials do not know what caused the explosion but say it
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Apr 9, 2010 7:00pm EDT
peace." ben tracy, cbs news, los angeles >> couric: meanwhile, in west virginia, hope is turning to despair. the fate of four missing miners remains uncertain tonight as once again dangerous conditions inside the mine forced rescue teams to turn back. national correspondent jim axelrod is in montcoal, west virginia. jim, it's been more than four days since this explosion. where does the rescue operation stand now? >> reporter: katie, for the third time in two days rescue teams are back inside the mine, although it is clear to say with every passing hour chances grow slimmer for a miracle in west virginia. the funerals started today in west virginia. 61-year-old benny willingham was among the first laid to rest. his army buddies flew here from california to say good-bye. they used to ask their pal about his dangerous job. >> he said "it is what it is, i've got to take care of the family." he knew what the possibilities could be. >> reporter: the remaining glimmer of hope continued to fade this afternoon after more frustration for rescue crews. at 12:45 this morning, two teams with ei
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Apr 1, 2010 6:00pm EDT
four. one of the final four, the west virginia mountaineers are team- based over the maryland state line. just in morgan town. and their close proximity means they had a big falling here in maryland. weijia jiang has more on the local excitement for the team. weijia? >> mary in our road trip today, we found so many people who say they love living in maryland. but they love rooting for the ones next door. [ car honking ] >> reporter: there's something strange going on in maryland. >> let's go, mountaineers. >> reporter: in which traditionally terrapin terps make it impossible to see any red. >> let's go, mountaineers. >> we believe blue and gold here. >> but you live in maryland. >> i know. it's almost an oasis, if you will, in the big sea of red and white. >> it came to an end when michigan state beat them at the buzzer. but west virginia clinched a spot after beating kentucky, the first time in 19 years. >> it's the only thing in the state of west virginia that brings people together like it does. >> reporter: and driving just a few miles down maryland roads, leads you right onto t
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Apr 6, 2010 4:00pm EDT
still missing. from the tiny town in west virginia still in shock. >> reporter: poisonous gas is keeping rescuers from reaching the men in the mine. families of the 25 other miners are slowly getting word that their loved ones did not survive the explosion. >> it's quite evident something went very wrong. >> reporter: michelle lost her father, he was just 5 weeks away from retiring. >> we were his life. coal mining game next. >> reporter: a blast happen during a shift change at the upper minor. it's about 30-miles south. it has a history of safety problems for not properly ventilating gas. crews are trying to drill shafts into the mine to release the toxic gases, it could be wednesday night before they determine if the air is safe enough for rescuers to go back inside. they reached one of the airtight chambers and found it empty. >> if i'm on that side of table and that's my father and my brother or my uncle or cousin, i'm going to have hope. >> families of the miners are trying to comfort each other. >> we'll make it. tough people waiting as emergency crews continue their work.
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Apr 8, 2010 7:00pm EDT
diplomatic immunity in the u.s. >> couric: now turning to the mine disaster in west virginia, president obama today ordered federal mine safety officials to give him a report by next week on what caused that explosion that killed at least 25 miners. but right now, the focus is on the four who may still be alive. 32 rescue workers finally got inside the mine today but they were forced to turn back for their own safety. our national correspondent jim axelrod is in mont coal, west virginia. and, jim, how serious is this setback? >> reporter: with slim hope growing only slimmer, katie, and frustration rising, the rescue teams are now preparing to head back into the mine, in sometime in the next few hours and resume their search for the four missing miners. for the family and friends of four missing miners in west virginia, there is little left to do but hold hands and pray. >> we still have four men underground that i know that the god lord savior can reach out and touch them. >> reporter: just before 5:00 this morning, four teams, each with eight rescue workers, entered the mine. four hour
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Apr 9, 2010 4:30am EDT
>>> digging in. the last ditch effort to rescue four missing west virginia coal miners. >> i believe that families are relieved and knowing that this process is starting which the end will be near. >>> back in the swing. tiger woods doesn't miss a beat in his return to competitive golf. >>> and family reunion. two neighbors in canada find out they have a lot in common. >> newfinland would have been exceptional, but across the road is something amazing. >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for friday, april 9th, >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for friday, april 9th, 2010. captioning funded by cbs >>> good morning. thanks for joining us. i'm michelle gielan. this morning, rescue crews are making a last ditch mad dash into that west virginia coal mine to look for four trapped miners. they were buried by an explosion monday that killed 25 others. terrell brown is in naoma, west virginia with the latest. good morning. >> reporter: michelle, good morning to you. a decision had to be made soon. time is running out to potentially save the lives of those four missing miners. and in t
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Apr 8, 2010 4:00pm EDT
west virginia, and they are forced to retreat. kathryn brown reports for wjz, unsafe conditions are forcing the teens out of the mines. >> reporter: rescuers, waiting outside the upper big branch mine are anxious to get back underground. >> this is still a rescue mission to us. we still have rescue chambers that we have to go to. and we still believe. >> reporter: this morning, teens got close to where four missing miners may be located. when explosive levels of toxic gas forced them to evacuate. >> you can imagine hauling equipment for a long distance, getting up there. getting exactly where you need to be. and then having to double time back out because you find yourself in harm's way. >> reporter: crews are working above ground to drill more holes and make the air in the mine safe. >> main thing is, we know we can get crews so far. >> reporter: the families are all staying together here on this mountain. and cargd to the governor, they -- according to the governor, they are getting very little sleep. this community is doing all it can to support them as they wait for word on thei
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